Obituaries

George E. Carlson, 83, of Sheridan passed away on Friday, June 8, 2012 at the Sheridan Memorial Hospital.

Online condolences may be written at www.kanefuneral.com.

Kane Funeral Home has been entrusted with arrangements.

Elba Lea ("Lee") White, 86, of Sheridan died on Tuesday, June 5, 2012 at Sheridan Manor.

Lee was born on January 8, 1926, in Henryetta, Oklahoma. He married Betty Johnston of Rock Springs, Wyoming, in 1944, and they had two sons.

Wilbert Ellis (Fred). Fredrickson, 83, of Sheridan passed away on Wednesday, June 6, 2012 at the Sheridan Memorial Hospital.

Fred was born August 11, 1928 in Elk River, MN to Wilbur and Irma (Olson) Fredrickson. He received his education in Big Lake and Minneapolis. He married Lauraine Olson, April 24, 1948, she later passed away on September 28, 1990.

Lifelong Sheridan County resident, Ralph E. Newcomer, passed away June 1, 2012 with his family at his side. Ralph was born August 25, 1916 in the family home at Banner, WY to Edwin V. and Eva (Riggle) Newcomer where he spent his childhood. He attended Linden School in Sheridan for his first three grades, and then finished grade school at Red Butte School, located on the Newcomer ranch.

Amie Jean Dominguez, 31, of Dayton, Wyo., was born May 29, 1981 in Worland, Wyo., to Donna (Ramirez) Dominguez and Bill Dominguez. She died June 4, 2012 as a result of a car accident outside of Sheridan, Wyo.

A Celebration of Life for Amie will be held at 1:00 pm on Saturday, June 9, 2012 at the Dayton Park, Dayton, WY.

Ardele J. Hubbell, 92, of Sheridan passed away on Thursday, May 31, 2012 at the V.A. Medical Center with her family by her side.

Jesse Lee Christie, 81, of Sheridan passed away on Wednesday, May 30, 2012 at the V.A. Medical Center..

Kane Funeral Home has been entrusted with the arrangements.

Online condolences may be written at www.kanefuneral.com.

Sharron S. Fossum, 63, of Ranchester went home to be with Jesus on Tuesday, May 29, 2012. She passed away at her home surrounded by her family.

Sharron was born to Arnie and Varian Grayson Solheim on January 26, 1949 in Wolf Point, MT. She married Larry Fladland in 1969. They divorced in 1976. She worked as a bank teller, waitress, and hairdresser to support her family.

Gretchen H. Duncan, 99, of Sheridan, Wyoming, died Monday, May 21, 2012 at Sheridan Manor.

Mrs. Duncan was born in Moorcroft, Wyoming September 14, 1912 to Clyde and Helena (Dana) Johnson. She attended school in Moorcroft and Sheridan, before moving to Everett, Washington. She graduated from High School in Seattle, Washington, before the family moved back to Sheridan.

Marilyn Kay Thomas, 68, of Sheridan, went to be with the Lord on Saturday, May 26, 2012 at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, MN after a long and courageous battle with pancreatic cancer.

Richard Dean Neavill, 70, of Sheridan passed away on Monday, May 28, 2012 at Memorial Hospital of Sheridan.

Duane Arthur Portwood of Sheridan, Wyoming passed away peacefully and surrounded by loved ones on Saturday, May 19, 2012 at the V. A. Medical Center.

Cleo M. Haggard, 89, of Sheridan passed away peacefully on Tuesday, May 22, 2012 at the Sheridan Manor in Sheridan, WY.

Orval M. Flack, 86, went to the Lord on Wednesday, May 23, 2012 peacefully of natural causes with his family at his side. Dad, born March 19, 1926, in Nassau MN was the youngest of 12. He joined 4 of his brothers in the army at the young age of 17, serving 2 tours of duty in the Pacific. After an honorable discharge Dad met the love of his life, Florence Burfiend and were married.

Olga Pauline (Bergman) Longwith, 99, passed away peacefully Sunday, May 20, 2012 at Westview Health Care Center.

Olga was born on April 20, 1913 in her grandmother’s house near Troy, Idaho to John and Anna Pauline (Fredlund) Bergman. She graduated from Kamiah High School and took domestic work during the depression.